O’ Connell Street, the main street in Sligo is metres away from the hotel and leads to many side streets and a myriad of cafes, galleries and boutiques, these are complimented by the Quayside and Johnstown Court Shopping Centres which offer every high street shop imaginable, and more!
A vibrant arts centre, prestigious gallery and gourmet café. The gallery hosts many prestigious exhibitions, check out www.themodel.ie for more details.
Yeats Memorial Building
A trip to Sligo would not be complete without paying homage to W.B. Yeats. The Yeats Memorial Building is across the river from The Glasshouse and houses a permanent exhibition of photo memorabilia on the poet and his family. www.yeats-sligo.com
Hawk’s Well Theatre- Stages
An international programme catering for professional and local drama, music comedy,dance ballet, opera and shows for children. www.hawkswell.com
Sligo County Museum
Exhibits are divided between the Yeats Collection, local artefacts and geological samples and memorabilia associated with Countess Markievicz and the Gore-Booth family. www.sligolibrary.ie.
Seaweed baths are a tradition in County Sligo, the Celtic Seaweed Baths at Strandhill offer traditional seaweed baths, aromatherapy and massage plus a range of natural seaweed products. www.voyaseaweedbaths.com